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Volume:2 Issue:7 Number:158 ISSN#:2563-5476
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ACE Report #737
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Immediate effects on pressure pain threshold after single cervical spine manipulation

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OrthoEvidence. Immediate effects on pressure pain threshold after single cervical spine manipulation. ACE Report. 2013;2(7):158. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/737

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Immediate Effects on Pressure Pain Threshold Following a Single Cervical Spine Manipulation in Healthy Subjects

J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2007 Jun;37(6):325-9

Contributing Authors: C Fernandez-de-Las-Penas M Perez-de-Heredia M Brea-Rivero JC Miangolarra-Page

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15 healthy subjects participated in three sessions which involved randomly receiving either the intervention, the placebo or the control, in order to examine the immediate hypoalgesic effects on pressure pain threshold (PPT) at the lateral epicondyle of the elbow. The intervention was a single cervical high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust manipulation, the placebo was a sham manipulation and ...

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